Story: Bay of Plenty region

Roadworks, Aongatētē

Roadworks, Aongatētē

Rail didn’t put roads out of business – indeed the arrival of cars made roads more important. These men are working on the Tauranga Harbour road between Katikati and Tauranga.

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Malcolm McKinnon, 'Bay of Plenty region - Success: 1900s to 1930s', Te Ara - the Encyclopedia of New Zealand, http://www.TeAra.govt.nz/en/photograph/5593/roadworks-aongatete (accessed 7 May 2021)

Story by Malcolm McKinnon, updated 1 Aug 2016